Travel-Learn Program

Tufts Travel-Learn Program

         Tufts Travelers in Apulia, Italy                         Tufts Travelers in Havana, Cuba                          Tufts Travelers in Iceland

Alumni, Family and Friends - Travel to extraordinary places with exceptional people


Expand the reaches of your education with the Tufts Travel Learn Program's exceptional journeys. Engage in stimulating discussions about history and current events, experience local culture, and explore some of our world’s most impressive destinations. Crafted by leading travel partners our Travel-Learn journeys are open to alumni, family, and friends.

Remaining 2014 and Upcoming 2015 Destinations


For more information please contact: Usha Nand Sellers Ed. D. Director,

Tufts Travel-Learn Program at or (617) 627-5323

2014 Remaining Destinations


Cruising the Rivieras and Islands of France, Italy, and Spain

August 8 - 16, 2014

Join us for a journey from Rome to Barcelona where we will travel to the sun-drenched landscapes and lush mountainous backdrops of the French and Italian Riviera and islands.

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National Parks and Lodges of the Old West

August 16 - 25, 2014

“The pace was excellent. Very inclusive of many national parks.”

Amidst spectacular scenery and over-nights in historic lodges, this journey traces the historic paths and natural splendors of the Old West.

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  The Great Journey Through Europe

August 18 - 30, 2014 (Waitlist Only)

On this “Grand Tour” of Europe we will travel through the Netherlands, Germany, France, and Switzerland, and cruise the most scenic sections of the Rhine River.

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Reykjavik Marathon

(With Staff Hosts, Coach Don Megerle 

& Mr. Marten Vandervelde)

August 21-25, 2014

Join a Tufts contingent and take part in the running of the 2014 Reykjavik Marathon.

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Tuscany Rediscovered

(With Faculty Host, Professor Zeina Hakim)

September 17 - 25, 2014

“Exploring the Tuscan countryside, culture and food with fellow Tufts alumni was amazing”

Together we will experience the charm and romance of Tuscany from our base in Colle di Val d’Elsa.

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Black Sea Serenade

September 21 - October 2, 2014

“The tours were well planned and the areas visited had lots of historical significance”

Join us and discover a treasure of historic gems in the countries clustered around the Black Sea, including Bulgaria, Romania, Ukraine, Russia and Turkey.

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Legendary Turkey

(With Faculty Host, Professor John Fyler)

October 14 - 28, 2014

“The trip was indeed unique and so greatly appreciated”

Turkey is ours to discover, as we begin our travels in Istanbul, and visit Troy, Pergamum, Ephesus, and Antalya.

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Cruising the Canary Islands and Morocco

(With Faculty Host, Professor Eulogio Guzman)

November 7 - 15, 2014

Join us and cruise from the coast of Morocco to the sun-washed Canary Islands.

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Sicily & the Amalfi Coast

(With Faculty Host, Professor Carol Wilkinson)

November 7 - 16, 2014

“Very much enjoyed this trip - Saw and learned a lot about Sicily.”

Join us to visit Sicily and its natural beauty, impressive man-made creations, fascinating culture, and vast history.

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Cuba: A Mosaic of Cultures

November 10-17, 2014

“it is a beautiful, interesting experience….”

Back by popular demand, our “People to People” program returns in 2014. This specially crafted journey to Cuba includes scholarly lectures, music, dance performances, museum visits, and meetings with locals.

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2015 Destinations


Expedition to Antarctica 

Featuring Guest Speaker  

Admiral James Stavridis, USN (Ret.)

Dean of the Fletcher School 

January 26 - February 8, 2015

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Peru - Featuring Machu Picchu

February 5 - 13, 2015

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Panama Canal & Costa Rica

March 12 - 20, 2015

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  Southern Africa & Chobe River Cruise

March 17 - 28, 2015

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Iceland Getaway

March 26 - 30, 2015

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Bali to Bangkok, Including the Oriental Express

April 11 - 24, 2015

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European Coastal Cruise

With Dwight David Eisenhower II

April 23 - May 1, 2015

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  Holland & Belgium - River Cruise

May 1 - 9, 2015

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Mediterranean Cruise: Lisbon to Rome

May 16 - 31, 2015

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Baltic Sea Cruise

With Lech Walesa & Sergei Khrushchev

June 4 - 13, 2015

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Adriatic Cruise: Venice to Athens

June 15 - 23, 2015

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Alaska and the Inside Passage Cruise

July 18 - 25, 2015

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Discover Switzerland

July 29 - August 13, 2015

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Reykjavik Marathon for Runners and Non-Runners

August 20 - 24, 2015

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French Countryside

August 28 - September 11, 2015

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Portrait of Italy

September 19 - October 5, 2015

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Greece & Turkey Cruise: Athens to Istanbul

September 28 - October 6, 2015

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Italian Riviera

October 10 - 18, 2015

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Insider's Japan

October 14 - 26, 2015

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November 1 - 9, 2015

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For more information please contact: Usha Nand Sellers Ed. D. Director,

Tufts Travel-Learn Program at or (617) 627-5323

*All Dates, Pricing, and Itineraries are tentative and subject to change

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